Durkin '09 & Amato '09 Nominated for Lacrosse's Tewaaraton Award
La Salle College High School Alumni Defenseman Tucker Durkin '09 from Johns Hopkins University and Goalie Niko Amato '09 of the University of Maryland have been nominated for Lacrosse's Tewaaraton Award.
Since 2001, the Tewaaraton Award is given to the most outstanding American College Lacrosse player. It is the equivalent of football's Heisman Trophy.
The 2013 Awards Ceremony will be held at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C. on May 30th.
The Tewaaraton Award, founded in 2000, honors the nation's top male and female collegiate lacrosse player for extraordinary achievements on the field. Honoring the Native American heritage, the Tewaaraton Trophy symbolizes lacrosse's centuries-old roots in Native American history.
For more on the Tewaaraton Award, visit http://www.tewaaraton.com/
For more on La Salle Lacrosse, visit www.lschs.org/lacrosse.